Diploma in Professional Beauty Therapy – Level 1
Level: 1 | Duration: 1 Year | Details: September
Details: Various weekdays/times available, please enquire
What is this course about?
This is an introductory programme that is designed to give you the skills and knowledge required to learn the basic beauty therapy treatments. You will work in our College Beauty salons developing your skills in makeup, skincare, nails services and nail art. You will also take part in photo shoots and fashion shows.
Why choose this course?
- 100% pass rates
- One of the top Colleges in the country for success rates
- Opportunities to join the College’s artistic team to take part in fashion shows and events
- Enter local and national competitions
- Take part in photo shoots
Age 16/18 – You require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade 9 – 2 including English Language and Maths.
Age 19+ – You require GCSE Grades A* – E / 9 – 2 in English and maths / Entry 3 Qualification in English and Maths or to be working at E3 in English and maths on our assessment.
Beauty is a personal service, people skills and personal presentation is also important.
What will this course lead on to?
Progression onto a Level 2 programme, employment as an assistant in a beauty salon.
What will I learn on this course?
Introduction to the hair and beauty sector, presenting a professional image in a salon, create an image using colour for the beauty sector, skin care, applying basic make up, themed face painting. Provide nail art services, providing manicure treatments, providing pedicure treatments, create a hair and beauty image and follow health and safety in the salon. As part of this course you will be also required to work on English and Maths and complete an industry placement, as this will increase your job opportunities or progression on to higher education.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed by ongoing assessments throughout the programme, tests may be required to complete units and check knowledge, also you will have to complete projects and produce a portfolio of your work.
Are there any costs relating to this course?
Kit £62.00 Tunic £25.00 (Subject to change for 2020) you must also wear full length black trousers and a full black shoe. You will have to provide files and a text book etc. for your course work and photographic evidence is required for practical assessments.
(Age 19+) Course fee: To be confirmed for 2020
Many of our courses can be studied for free, even if you are employed or self-employed, depending on your individual circumstances and the course you have chosen to study. Click here for more information.
This course can be paid in instalments.
The College does provide a payment scheme for the purchase of kits.
At the Centre of Excellence for Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy we have recently refurbished contemporary facilities, including three hairdressing salons, three beauty salons, two media make up studios and a nail salon. This provides students with the opportunity to run their own salons and showcase their skills to the public.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes